N.p. S.i., 1985. Charming portrait of Vladimir and Vera Nabokov, well-dressed and seated together on a small sofa. Inscribed by Vera to Nabokov scholar and family friend Matthew J. Bruccoli (1931-2008), who studied under Nabokov while attending Cornell University in the early 1950's, and whose association and collaborative efforts with the family would extend over the next five decades. Item #5344
Original photographic portrait measuring 19cm x 19.5cm (7.5" x 7 5/8"), spray-mounted to beige mat board to an overall size of 24cm x 24.75cm (9.5" x 9.75") behind glass in a simple black wood frame. With holograph inscription to Matthew J. Bruccoli at lower left corner: "To Matt / with Christmas greetings / 1985 / Vera Nabokov." Fine.